GLENDALE, AZ - DECEMBER 12: Frans Nielsen #51 of the New York Islanders prepares to play in his 400th career NHL game against the Phoenix Coyotes at Jobing.com Arena on December 12, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Norm Hall/NHLI via Getty Images)
I think I'm lucky to be here and you definitely don't take very many things for granted, if you take anything for granted. I definitely put my family and my wife and my close family in perspective, that they're the most important thing in the world. I want to do whatever I can to play hockey, but like I said, under the right circumstances.
— Stars forward Rich Peverley to "The Musers" radio show on The Ticket 1310 AM in Dallas